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One beauty will walk off with the crown tonight
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Valley Times Photo Collection
Stubbings, Frank
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Made accessible through a grant from the John Randolph Haynes and Dora Haynes Foundation and Photo Friends
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Los Angeles Public Library
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
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The Antelope Valley Fair and Alfalfa Festival is held annually at the Antelope Valley Fairgrounds, 2551 West Avenue H, in Lancaster, California.
Photograph caption dated August 9, 1958 reads "Judges will select one of above contestants tonight to reign as queen of Antelope Valley fair Sept. 4-7. Girls, and communities they represent, from left, top row, are: Nila Droste, Acton; Sherril Young, Littlerock; Barbara Williams, Rosamond; Judy Jones, Eastside; Sandra Mingus, Pearlblossom, and Mary Ann Snyder, Edwards. Bottom row, are: Haydee Yedid, Lake Hughes; Genel Kyle, Wilsona; Ona Beavers, Boron; Judy Stout, Lancaster; Sue Thomas, Palmdale, and Linda Dyer, Quartz Hill. Winner will be crowned at 9 p.m. ceremony."
1 photographic print :b&w ;26 x 21 cm.
Photographic prints
Valley Times Collection
Antelope Valley Fair
Young women--California--Lancaster
Beauty contestants--California--Lancaster
Bathing suits--California--Lancaster
Lancaster (Calif.)
Portrait photographs
Group portraits
Valley Times Collection photographs
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